“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Sunday, July 09, 2017
ISIS Defeated in Mosul
VICTORY: Mass celebrations erupt as Iraqi PM confirms ISIS finally defeated in Mosul
IRAQI soldiers are celebrating the defeat of ISIS in Mosul after a long and bloody battle, and the country's jubilant Prime Minister has confirmed it.